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‘BATS’ Box Office Opens – and Tickets are Going Fast!

“Look what I’ve found!” The bat expert (Chris Bell) shows off a grisly find to the cast of BATS, Helen (Felicity Ashcroft), Una (Caroline Drewett-Mansell), Anne (Graciela Kaplan) and Peter (James Ward). Photo credit: Phil Mansell Jávea Players have announced that the box office is now open for their latest production, BATS, and tickets are selling so fast that theatregoers are advised to book sooner rather than later. The play promises to be a fun-packed night out for everyone who ...
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‘BATS’ Is A Hat-Trick For Playwright Phil

The cast of Phil Mansell’s play BATS are all smiles at rehearsals of Jávea Players’ latest production. They are (back) Chris Bell and James Ward; (front) Felicity Ashcroft, Graciela Kaplan and Caroline Drewett-Mansell. Photo: Phil Mansell Rehearsals are well underway for Jávea Players’ latest production, BATS, which is the third play they have staged written by their resident playwright Phil Mansell. It will be presented at Jávea’s Casa de Cultura, following a delicious tapas meal at the nearby Bar Imperial ...
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JP Studio Film Club – “In the Heat of the Night” – our next film

Jávea Players Studio Film Club Our next screening will be on Wednesday 22nd June 2022 and will be the the excellent thriller "In the Heat of the Night" starring Sydney Poitier and Rod Steiger. Seats are limited to 50 - so booking is ESSENTIAL!! Click HERE to book.An opportunity to see a classic film and catch up with fellow members. See you there! Jen and James     ...
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Oliver! Kids Auditions

Oliver, the musical will be performed by the Javea Players  from March 27 -April 1, 2023   Auditions for Kids will take place on June 7 & 12th, 2022     For more information: email Cherry Cabban by clicking HERE or call her on 636 798 109   She will be glad to send you a full information pack.     ...
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Phil Mansell – the resident Jávea Players’ playwright

Phil Mansell, our resident playwright, will present his play BATS this summer BATS is one of a dozen plays that Phil has had published. It has been performed far and near, from Powys in Wales to Sointula in Canada. For this Spanish premiere of the play, Phil has significantly revised the script and introduced a new female character. He previously directed two other of his plays - Poor Yorick and Look Out – He’s Got A Gun! - for the ...
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Repairing Furniture for Charity

The Jávea Players Workshop team has a new activity! When they are not busy building the set for our next production, or making an inventory of all of our scenery and equipment, they are repairing furniture for charity free-of-charge.   Here is the first piece of furniture which was recently repaired for the MABS Cancer Support Fundación - a nice corner cabinet! If you work with a local charity, which would like to avail itself of this service, click HERE ...
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Pip Utton – A man of many guises

To meet Pip Utton is a pleasure: a charming, unassuming man. To watch him perform is mesmerising, amusing, harrowing, thought-provoking as chameleon-like, he transforms himself into whichever character he is portraying. During his visit in February 2022, he showed us another side of Chaplin, cleverly incorporating apparently old black and white footage, but with a suitcase in the shakey film suddenly being thrown onto the stage. His portrayal of Maggie was brilliant, fielding totally unscripted questions from the audience which ...
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